Edited by Nidhi Sethi
| Wednesday April 12, 2017, Tirupur, Tamil Nadu
A woman protester was slapped by a senior police officer in Tirupur, Tamil Nadu on Tuesday evening. Additional deputy superintendent of police (ADSP), Pandiarajan, was seen in a video hitting the woman with a lathi before slapping her as he tried to disperse protesters. The incident occurred in Samalapuram in Tirupur, about 460km from Chennai, when a group of people blocked a road demanding closure of a Tamil Nadu State Marketing Corporation (Tasmac) liquor outlet in the locality.